About the Authors

Peter Serrano, John Hanna, Todd C Sacktor, André A Fenton
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, The Robert F. Furchgott Center for Neural and Behavioral Science, State University of New York, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

Eugenia L Friedman, Ann E Kelley, Jerry C. P Yin
Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Eugenia L Friedman
Neuroscience Training Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Jana Kenney
Institute of Physiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic

Stephen M Taubenfeld, Cristina Alberini
Fishberg Department of Neuroscience, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Icahn Medical Institute, New York, New York, United States of America

Joshua M Zimmerman, Stephen Maren
Neuroscience Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Stephen Maren
Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Jerry W Rudy
Department of Psychology, Center for Neuroscience, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America

Jerry C. P Yin
Department of Genetics, University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Todd C Sacktor
Department of Neurology, The Robert F. Furchgott Center for Neural and Behavioral Science, State University of New York, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

PS, ELF, JK, SMT, and JMZ performed and analyzed the eight-arm radial maze, tone-fear, water maze, inhibitory avoidance, and contextual fear experiments, respectively. JH assisted with the eight-arm radial maze training. JWR performed the dorsal and ventral hippocampi contextual fear experiments. CA, AEK, SM, JWR, JCPY, TCS, and AAF supervised and designed the research. TCS and AAF wrote the manuscript.